Micro-MRI Device
Dr. Sarah Fortune's micro-MRI device is able to detect pathogens such as tuberculosis in 30 minutes from sample collection to identification. In the image, a similar detector developed by collaborators at Daktari Diagnostics Inc. is already being commercialized to monitor CD4 counts in HIV/AIDS patients. (Image courtesy of Paul Nisson.)
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